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August 22, 2011 Obama sets sights on making U.S. No. 1 in alternative energySource: AG Week
Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s Republican presidential candidacy and President Obama’s comments on ethanol have thrown the corn-based ethanol industry into turmoil as it struggles to convince Congress to provide assistance to build...
August 17, 2011 Greening America's MilitarySource: EV World
No, we're not talking about the color of their uniforms or vehicles. It's the fuel that powers the American military that brought together Agricultural Department Secretary Vilsack, Secretary of Energy Chu and Secretary of the...
August 17, 2011 Marketing sustainability: A consumer-centric approachSource: QSR Web
Eighty-nine percent of consumers in the United States are participating in the world of sustainability, according to new research from The Hartman Group. Tamara Barnett presented the group's new findings during the Truitt Bros....
August 16, 2011 Maine wind farm gets federal supportSource: UPI
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Energy Department announced it was supporting a 22-turbine wind farm in Maine that could generate more than 50 megawatts of power. The Record Hill wind power project will feature 22 turbines that would...
August 15, 2011 Walmart Canada Invest 350,00 in Greening ProjectsSource: Digital Journal
TORONTO - Walmart Canada and Evergreen today announced the recipients of the 2011 Walmart - Evergreen Green Grants. As part of the program, 56 local community groups will each receive funds of up to $10,000 (up to 50 per cent...
August 11, 2011 Greening Western QueensSource: The Queens Gazette
City Department of Parks (DOP) officials are bringing their Greening Western Queens program to a neighborhood near you. Officials recently launched the project, which will plant more than 850 trees in neighborhoods from Long...
August 10, 2011 Wal-Mart Moves to Measure the Sustainability of Its ProduceSource: Green Economy
Wal-Mart is taking preliminary steps towards measuring the sustainability of its produce suppliers, according to The Packer, a publication covering the produce industry. Executives from the world's biggest retailer spoke at the...
August 10, 2011 Fuel-efficiency rules set for heavy-duty trucks and busesSource: Washington Post
The Obama administration set the first-ever fuel-efficiency rules for heavy-duty trucks and buses Tuesday, a move that will cut greenhouse gas emissions and fuel use by everything from long-haul tractor-trailers to school buses...
August 9, 2011 Researching Safer Nuclear EnergySource: NY Times
The nuclear power industry faces hard times, with tough competition from natural gas for meeting new electricity needs and a prevailing nervousness about nuclear safety after the Fukushima Daiichi accident in March. On Tuesday,...
August 9, 2011 IKEA UK To Invest Millions In Wind Energy And Solar PowerSource: Energy Matters
IKEA says it will invest heavily in solar and wind power sources for its 18 UK-based stores, as part of the Swedish furniture company’s "IKEA Goes Renewable" project
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